This book is A Drop Around the World by Barbara McKinney. This book can be used in 4 to 5 grade classrooms. This book can be used for lessons on physiThis book is A Drop Around the World by Barbara McKinney. This book can be used in 4 to 5 grade classrooms. This book can be used for lessons on physical changes with properties of solids, liquids, and gases. This book shows water’s forms and the water cycle and illustrates how water impacts plants, animals and human society around the world....more
The book Duck for Turkey Day by Jacqueline Day focuses on Thanksgiving from a Vietnamese perspective. The book can be used to discuss Thanksgiving witThe book Duck for Turkey Day by Jacqueline Day focuses on Thanksgiving from a Vietnamese perspective. The book can be used to discuss Thanksgiving with students. The book also describes family sturcture and customs withn American and Vietnamese cultures. This book can be used in Kindergarten-2 grade classrooms....more
This book is How to Dig a Hole to the Other Side of the World by Faith McNulty. This book can be used in Pre-K to 2 grade classrooms. This book can beThis book is How to Dig a Hole to the Other Side of the World by Faith McNulty. This book can be used in Pre-K to 2 grade classrooms. This book can be used for lessons on Earth and feature of the Earth's surface....more
This book can be used in Kindergarten-5 grade classrooms. This book can be used to discuss poverty and homelessness with students. This book can alsoThis book can be used in Kindergarten-5 grade classrooms. This book can be used to discuss poverty and homelessness with students. This book can also be used to discuss family lives in the classrooms. This book can also be used for lessons on airports and travel. ...more
The book The Name Jar by Yangsook Choi serves as a good book to read when new students who do not speak English enter a new classroom. The story can aThe book The Name Jar by Yangsook Choi serves as a good book to read when new students who do not speak English enter a new classroom. The story can also be used to address family structure within different cultures. The book can also be good to read on the first day of school, especially in a multicultural classroom. This book can be used in Kindergarten-5 grade classrooms....more
This book can be used for math lessons on measurements and counting. The measurement lesson can consist of students measuring feet within the classrooThis book can be used for math lessons on measurements and counting. The measurement lesson can consist of students measuring feet within the classrooms. The counting lesson can consist of students counting the number of feet within the classroom. It can also help students focus on even numbers and counting by 2's, since most people have two feet. The lesson on counting can also be used for graphing in which the students collect data on the shoe size each student wears and graph the information. The book also has rhymes and can be used on lessons with rhymes in which students pick out rhyming words in the text or think of new rhyming words. This book can be used within Kindergarten- second grade classrooms....more
The book One Green Apple by Eve Bunting describes the struggles of a girl who moved with her family to America. The book uses descriptions and vivid iThe book One Green Apple by Eve Bunting describes the struggles of a girl who moved with her family to America. The book uses descriptions and vivid illustration to depict the story. The story addresses anxiety students may have on their first day of school. The book can also be used as a resource for lessons on colors and seasons. This book can be used in Kindergarten-5 grade classrooms....more
The book Coming to America by Betsy Maestro uses factual information to describe the history of immigration. The book focuses on addressing reasons asThe book Coming to America by Betsy Maestro uses factual information to describe the history of immigration. The book focuses on addressing reasons as to why different groups of people migrated to America. The book focuses on a wide range of immigrants. The book can be used to suppliment lessons on immigration. This book can be used in 4-5 grade classrooms....more
The book The Greedy Triangle by Marilyn Burns focuses on the concept of shapes. The book uses several examples for different types of shapes. The bookThe book The Greedy Triangle by Marilyn Burns focuses on the concept of shapes. The book uses several examples for different types of shapes. The book can be used for introduction to geometry concepts. The book also shows how the triangle can be changed into another shape. This book can be used in Pre-K to 2 grade classrooms....more
This book can be used in K-1 grade classrooms on lessons about seasons and weather changes. This book can be used for the Engage section of a 5 E's leThis book can be used in K-1 grade classrooms on lessons about seasons and weather changes. This book can be used for the Engage section of a 5 E's lesson plan...more
The Three Pigs by David Wiesner is a book which puts a twist on the ordinary tale of the three little pigs. This book is great for lessons on genres aThe Three Pigs by David Wiesner is a book which puts a twist on the ordinary tale of the three little pigs. This book is great for lessons on genres and introducing students to new genres. This book can help expose students to different writing types. The book can be used to help modify lessons for ELLs by incorporating an activty which allows students to retell the story in their own words. This book can be used in Kindergarten-5 grade classrooms....more
This book can be used in 3-5 grade classrooms. This book depicts the struggles a young girl faces while being a orphan in New York in the 1850s. ThisThis book can be used in 3-5 grade classrooms. This book depicts the struggles a young girl faces while being a orphan in New York in the 1850s. This book can be used for lessons on family, orphans, and adoption. This book can be used to show students the struggles adopted children face. This book can also be used for lessons on settings because the book has very desciptive settings. ...more
The book Math Curse by Jon Scieszka can be used to show students how prevelent mathematics is in real life. Students who may struggle with mathematicsThe book Math Curse by Jon Scieszka can be used to show students how prevelent mathematics is in real life. Students who may struggle with mathematics may find this book to be inspirational. The book can be used to intorduce students to different math problems. The book also states several facts about different places and objects students are familiar with. ...more
This book can be used for lessons on seasons in 1-3 grade classrooms. This bok provides factual information on the four seasons and why they occur. ThThis book can be used for lessons on seasons in 1-3 grade classrooms. This bok provides factual information on the four seasons and why they occur. This book can be used for Explain section of 5 E's lesson plan to explain the topic of seasons. ...more
The book Pigs Will Be Pigs by Amy Axelrod serves as a great resource for lessons on money. The book also serves as a good resource for introducting thThe book Pigs Will Be Pigs by Amy Axelrod serves as a great resource for lessons on money. The book also serves as a good resource for introducting the concept of adding money. The book also includes currency exchange. The book also shows how many can be used in real life situations. This book can be used in Kindergarten to 3 grade classrooms....more
The book A Mink, a Fink, a Skating Rink by Brian P. Cleary serves as a good resource for lessons on nouns and rhyming. The book provides several exampThe book A Mink, a Fink, a Skating Rink by Brian P. Cleary serves as a good resource for lessons on nouns and rhyming. The book provides several examples of nouns. The book can be used to introduce students to a variety of nouns. This book can be used in Kindergarten-1 grade classrooms....more
This book can be used for lessons on sequencing a story. The students can use the books to sequence events within the story. The book can also be usedThis book can be used for lessons on sequencing a story. The students can use the books to sequence events within the story. The book can also be used with props to help engage students more throughout the book. This book can be used in Kindergarten-2 grade classrooms....more
The boon Give Me Half! by Stuart J. Murphy serves as a good resource for lessons on fractions. The book focuses on the concept of dividing objects intThe boon Give Me Half! by Stuart J. Murphy serves as a good resource for lessons on fractions. The book focuses on the concept of dividing objects into halves. The book illustrates how whole objects can be divided into two pieces to make two equal halves. The book can also be used to introduce the concept of fractions to students. This book can be used in first to third grade classrooms....more
This book is And Everyone Shouted, "Pull!" by Claire Llewellyn. This book can be used in Kindergarten to 2 grade classrooms. This book can be used forThis book is And Everyone Shouted, "Pull!" by Claire Llewellyn. This book can be used in Kindergarten to 2 grade classrooms. This book can be used for lessons on motion. This book focuses on forces, pushes, and pulls. The text within the book can be used on lessons for sentence structure. ...more
This book is Oh Say Can You Seed? All About Flowering Plants by Bonnie Worth. This book examines various parts of plants, seeds, and flowers. It alsoThis book is Oh Say Can You Seed? All About Flowering Plants by Bonnie Worth. This book examines various parts of plants, seeds, and flowers. It also focuses on basic photosynthesis and pollination, and seed dispersal. This book can be used in Kindergarten-5 grade classrooms....more
This book is From Seed to Plant by Gail Gibbons. This book can be used in Kindergarten through 2 grade classrooms. The book provides a simple introducThis book is From Seed to Plant by Gail Gibbons. This book can be used in Kindergarten through 2 grade classrooms. The book provides a simple introduction on plant reproduction. It also covers the topics of pollination, seed dispersal and growth. ...more
The book Going Home, Coming Home/ Ve Nha, Tham Que Huong by Truong Tran serves as a mulicultural book which focuses on two differnt cultures. The cultThe book Going Home, Coming Home/ Ve Nha, Tham Que Huong by Truong Tran serves as a mulicultural book which focuses on two differnt cultures. The cultures mentioned in the book are American and Vietnamese. The book can be used to analyze family structure or differences between Vietnamese and American cultures. The book uses both Vietnamese and English. This is benefitual for biligual Vietnamese students because they can read the book in both languages. This book can be used in Kindergarten-5 grade classrooms....more